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Breaking stories

A commitment to research, for all of those pieces that straddle the borders between investigative journalism and the documentary. A new section this year.

Programmer: Joan Gonzàlez, the Director of both DocsBarcelona and the production company Parallel 40.

GuarModerator: Carles Guàrdia, journalist, worked in 30 minuts programme for 20 years, where he covered more than one hundred stories.

ENEMIES OF THE PEOPLE [+]More information

Rob Lemkin & Thet Sambath

Thet Sambath is a Cambodian journalist who wants to uncover the truth behind the killing fields of the Khmers Rouge, where at least 1,386,734 people lost their lives, among them his parents. After 10 years of research, his investigation has finally come to an end.

Sessions
Date Time Venue Language tickets
03-02-2011 21:00 Cinemes Girona
VOS Cat / VOS Eng *
04-02-2011 20:30 Cinemes Girona
VOS Cat / VOS Eng *

(*) Tickets only in box office

(**) Free Admission

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LAST CHAPTER. GOODBYE NICARAGUA [+]More information

Peter Torbiörnsson

Swedish journalist Peter Torbiornsson undertakes an investigation to discover the truth behind a terrorist attack in Nicaragua during the time of the Sandinista revolution. In his research, he discovers the remoteness of the revolution and the fact that the attack was not carried out by the CIA…

Sessions
Date Time Venue Language tickets
05-02-2011 22:00 Cinemes Girona
VOS Eng *
06-02-2011 17:00 Cinemes Girona
VOS Eng *

(*) Tickets only in box office

(**) Free Admission

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YOU DON’T LIKE THE TRUTH. 4 DAYS IN GUANTÁNAMO [+]More information

Luc Côté & Patricio Henríquez

Access to Guantánamo. Through recently declassified archival footage, we witness the exchange between Canadian agents and the prison’s only Canadian prisoner. Canadian Omar Khadr claims that he is innocent of the charges.

Sessions
Date Time Venue Language tickets
04-02-2011 17:00 Filmoteca de Catalunya
VOS Cat / VOS Eng *

(*) Tickets only in box office

(**) Free Admission

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